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September 9, 2014

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2015 Kiwanis Spelling registration is now open.

Thank you for your interest in the 2015 Kiwanis Regional Spelling Bee – a joint project of The Kiwanis Club of Lafayette and the Kiwanis Club of Acadiana. Here is some information for you and...







June 11, 2014

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Lafayette Speller represents in Washington DC

Lafayette student Amelia Hebert recently got back from Washington DC, where she was a contestant in the 2014 Scripps National Spelling Bee.    She advanced all the way to the 3rd round! Judging from the pictures...







May 21, 2014

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Spelling Champion ready to compete in National Bee

Our Kiwanis Regional Spelling Bee Champion Amelia Hebert appeared on Good Morning Acadiana today for a few “practice rounds” against the hosts of this fun and informative show.  She did great, and is very much...







March 26, 2014

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Lafayette Speller headed to National Spelling Bee

The Kiwanis Club of Lafayette and the Kiwanis Club of Acadiana are pleased to announce the winners of the 2014 Kiwanis Regional Spelling Bee, held March 22 at the South Louisiana Community College.  Students from...







December 13, 2013

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2013 Annual Report

Thanks to everyone who worked so hard to make 2013 such a wonderful and successful year for our Foundation. Please take a quick look at our online FlipBook here and see how your continued support...







October 17, 2013

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Local Racecar Driver Sarah Montgomery

Sarah Montgomery, a local racecar driver, gave a great presentation at our noon meeting. Check out her facebook page and website for more information about this remarkable young lady.







October 9, 2013

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UL Men’s Basketball presentation

We had a great presentation today about the exciting UL basketball program. It should be a great season!







September 23, 2013

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14 schools and counting…

Please help us spread the word about the Kiwanis Regional Spelling bee that we co-host with the Kiwanis Club of Acadiana.  So far, we have 14 schools registered for our annual spelling bee.  Is your...







September 20, 2013

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David Friedrichs wins Kiwanian of the Year!

Congratulations to David Friedrichs – 2013 Kiwanian of the Year!  Well-deserved for all of your contributions to our club.      







September 4, 2013

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A Dream Comes True at the 2013 Kiwanis Football Jamboree

Thank you to everyone who worked so hard to put on a successful Football jamboree this year, and to all the individuals and businesses who contributed financially to our mission.  In case you missed it...







August 29, 2013

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Supporting CYA

Not to be lost in the fanfare of our entertaining Crying Towel luncheon is our donation of $5,000 to Christian Youth Theater (CYT) at the beginning of the event. CYT is a wonderful organization doing...







August 8, 2013

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2014 Kiwanis Regional Spelling Bee Registration

Thank you for your interest in 2014 Kiwanis Regional Spelling Bee – a joint project of The Kiwanis Club of Lafayette and the Kiwanis Club of Acadiana. Here is the latest information for you and...







July 6, 2013

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Healthy Living Club update

Here is a great video of the progress of the Seed to Table community garden at Truman Elementary School.  The Seed to Table project is a part of the Healthy Living Club – a project...







May 27, 2013

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Kiwanis Spelling Champion chosen to sit on stage!

One Speller from each state is selected by the Scripps team to sit on stage for the finals (regardless of how well they do).  Our speller, Damien Handy representing Scott Middle School was selected to...







May 21, 2013

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Lights! Camera! Spell!

In about one week, our Kiwanis Spelling Champion Damien Handy will take the stage to compete in the 86th Annual Scripps National Spelling Bee. The competition will be filled with drama and excitement and you...







May 20, 2013

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Kiwanis Spelling Champion Heads to Washington

Congratulations to the winner of the 2013 Kiwanis Regional Spelling Bee, Damien Handy of Scott Middle School (center), who leaves Sunday to represent Acadiana at the National Spelling Bee. Damien appeared on Good Morning Acadiana...







April 7, 2013

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One Special Day of Kiwanis Service

Every year on a Saturday in April, Kiwanis Clubs all over the world go out in our communities for “Kiwanis One Day”  This year, April 5 was the Kiwanis One Day, and the Lafayette Kiwanis...







March 19, 2013

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Congratulations to our 2013 Spelling Bee champions !

The Kiwanis Club of Lafayette and the Kiwanis Club of Acadiana would like to congratulate all the great spellers who attended our 2013 Kiwanis Regional Spelling Bee on March 16.  Special congratulations go to all...







March 19, 2013

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Thanks to Dodson Elementary School for sending us your great spellers!

Thanks to Dodson Elementary School for sending us a copy of their Press Release highlighting the results of their school spelling bee – not only did their 2 spelling bee winners compete in our bee,...







March 8, 2013

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Healthy Living Club kickoff held at Clark Field

The Healthy Living Club held its kickoff event at Clark Field today.  The Healthy Living Club is made up of some two dozen organizations that have been doing great work in our community for years. ...